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Analytic Studies Reports

Statistical Reports

California Community College Transfers to the California State University System


Fall 1998

January 1998



Explanatory Notes

1. This report is based on the Student Enrollment File (ERSS) of the Chancellor's Office Enrollment Reporting System, Division of Analytic Studies.

2. The census dates for this report were the end of the third week of instruction for campuses on a quarter system and the fourth week of instruction for campuses on a semester system.

3. Class level is determined by the number of accumulated semester or quarter credit hours as follows:

        Class Level     Semester Hours          Quarter Hours

        Freshman        fewer than 30           fewer than 45
        Sophomore       30 to fewer than 60     45 to fewer than 90
        Junior          60 to fewer than 90     90 to fewer than 135
        Senior          90 or more              135 or more

Lower division students are freshman and sophomore students; Upper division students are junior and senior students.

4. Students identify themselves by ethnicity in one of the following groups:

  • American Indian or Alaskan Native. All persons descending from any of the original people of North America, and who maintain cultural identification through tribal affiliation or community recognition.

  • African American. All persons descending from any of the black racial groups of Africa (except those of Hispanic origin).

  • Chicano, Mexican American, Mexican. All persons descending from any of the original people of Mexico.

  • Filipino. All persons descending from any of the original people of the Philippine Islands.

  • Other Latino. All persons descending from any of the original people of Central America or South America , including persons having origins from Cuba, Puerto Rico, other Caribbean Islands, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race (except Mexican American).

  • Asian American. All persons descending from any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian Subcontinent. This area includes, for example, China, Japan, Korea, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Taiwan, India, and Thailand.

  • Pacific Islander. All persons descending from any of the original peoples of the Pacific Islands (except Filipinos). This area includes, for example, Hawaii, Samoa, Tahiti, Guam, Fiji, and the Marshall Islands.

  • White Non-Hispanic. All persons descending from any of the original people of Europe, North Africa, the Middle East (except those of Hispanic origin).

  • All Other Responses. All persons who do not fall into one of the above categories.

  • No Response. Students not surveyed or who do not mark a choice of ethnic codes from the list provided.

  • Declined to State. Persons who decline to identify themselves with any ethnic category.

    5. Enrollments are summarized by ethnic group after first excluding "Nonresident Aliens" (Visa Students). Students having an ethnic group code of "All Other Responses," "No Response," and "Declined to State" are grouped together in this report as "Unknown."

    6. The numbers included in this report do not include the students who are studying abroad in fall 1998 via CSU International Programs. For selected data on these students please see the new Statistical Report for the CSU International Programs.

    Numbers for the CSU International Programs will be included in the 1998-99 College Year Statistical Report, and they will be included in all applicable Statistical Reports thereafter.

    7. Enrollment in the Statewide Nursing Program is now included in Dominguez Hills.




    California Community College Transfers to the CSU, Fall 1998

    Table of Contents

    Table 1. The California State University, California Community College Transfers by Lower and Upper Division Status, by Campus, by Ethnicity, by Sex, Fall 1998

    Table 2. The California State University, California Community College Transfers by Lower and Upper Division Status, by Ethnicity, by Sex, Fall 1998

    Table 3. The California State University, California Community College Transfers by Lower and Upper Division Status, by Campus, by Sex, Fall 1998


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